“Men often hate each other because they fear each other; they fear each other because they don’t know each other; they don’t know each other because they can not communicate; they can not communicate because they are separated.” ~~ Martin Luther King, Jr.


“No one is in charge of your happiness except you.” ~~ Regina Brett

Filed under: Happiness,  Optimism,  Regina Brett,  Values

“So, please, oh please, we beg, we pray, go throw your TV set away, and in its place you can install, a lovely bookcase on the wall.” ~~ Roald Dahl

Filed under: Education,  Roald Dahl,  Values

“Education without values, as useful as it is, seems rather to make man a more clever devil.” ~~ C. S. Lewis

Filed under: C. S. Lewis,  Character,  Education,  Values

“Do one thing every day that scares you.” ~~ Eleanor Roosevelt


“Every job is good if you do your best and work hard. A man who works hard stinks only to the ones that have nothing to do but smell.” ~~ Laura Ingalls Wilder

Filed under: Laura Ingalls Wilder,  Values

“Open your arms to change, but don’t let go of your values.” ~~ Dalai Lama

Filed under: Belief,  Change,  Dalai Lama,  Values

“Trust is a mirror that when broken never shows the same image as before.” ~~ Aubrey Dale Moreland

Submitted by Aubrey Dale Moreland.

Filed under: Character,  Reader Submissions,  Values

“Values are like fingerprints. Nobody’s are the same, but you leave ‘em all over everything you do.” ~~ Elvis Presley

Submitted by Connie Kotzé.